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Exactly how Milicic is changing the Matildas

Exactly how Milicic is changing the Matildas

In this in-depth tactical report, our expert Matildas analyst, Chor Lai, runs the ruler over the Matildas recent two-game Chile series, to find out exactly how the squad is operating heading into the Olympic qualifiers. 21 Nov 2019
Matildas coach demands improvement

Matildas coach demands improvement

Matildas coach Ante Milicic is demanding improvement while forecasting another rugged challenge against Chile in tonight's friendly in Adelaide. 12 Nov 2019
Ante: W-League must expand - or else

Ante: W-League must expand - or else

Australian women's soccer risks slipping behind other nations without much-needed improvement in the W-League, Matildas coach Ante Milicic says. 11 Nov 2019
Milicic to bolster Matildas for Adelaide

Milicic to bolster Matildas for Adelaide

Matildas coach Ante Milicic has hinted at a number of changes for Tuesday's friendly against Chile as the selection battles heat up for the Olympic qualifiers. 10 Nov 2019
'I fully know what Lisa offers': Milicic testing Matildas depth

'I fully know what Lisa offers': Milicic testing Matildas depth

Ante Milcic insists that Lisa De Vanna remains in the Matildas frame despite leaving her out of the Matildas squad to face Chile. 30 Oct 2019
Matildas to face Chile near full strength

Matildas to face Chile near full strength

Matildas coach Ante Milicic has selected 18 members of his World Cup squad for Australia's two internationals against Chile in November. 29 Oct 2019
Early exit brings tough questions

Early exit brings tough questions

Ante Milicic and Sam Kerr's team - labelled as the Matildas' golden generation - failed to live up to expectations in France. 23 Jun 2019
Stunned Milicic: I take responsibility

Stunned Milicic: I take responsibility

Australia coach Ante Milicic says he's distraught at not being able to help the Matildas realise their dream of lifting the World Cup. 23 Jun 2019
Gung-ho Matildas ready for Norway clash

Gung-ho Matildas ready for Norway clash

Ante Milicic says the Matildas won't be cowed out of their attacking game plan in their Round of 16 elimination clash with Norway at the Women's World Cup. 22 Jun 2019
Milicic: We haven’t been at our best yet

Milicic: We haven’t been at our best yet

The Matildas have faced some criticism after failing to top their group despite being the top-seeded team. 22 Jun 2019
Not enough: Milicic wants more from his Matildas

Not enough: Milicic wants more from his Matildas

Matildas coach Ante Milicic would like to see his side recognise when to up the tempo and when to kill the game as they advance to the last 16 at the World Cup. 19 Jun 2019
Matildas' Fowler cleared for Jamaica clash

Matildas' Fowler cleared for Jamaica clash

Mary Fowler is in line for a World Cup debut for Australia against Jamaica after finally gaining clearance from a hamstring injury. 18 Jun 2019
Milicic faces Matildas selection puzzle

Milicic faces Matildas selection puzzle

Matildas boss Ante Milicic is torn between beating Jamaica and keeping Australia's squad fresh the World Cup's knockout stages. 17 Jun 2019
Matildas seeking World Cup momentum

Matildas seeking World Cup momentum

Despite two poor outings for Jamaica at the World Cup, Australia forwards Emily Gielnik and Hayley Raso are wary of the Reggae Girlz. 17 Jun 2019
Life under Milicic is good

Life under Milicic is good

After an emphatic come-from-behind 3-2 victory over Brazil, one thing rang true for the Matildas – despite the criticism and negativity endured over the last six months, life under Ante Milicic is good. 14 Jun 2019
Savvy Milicic savours Matildas' victory

Savvy Milicic savours Matildas' victory

Ante Milicic has bashed the knee-jerk criticism of his Matildas side, calling it par for the course in Australian football. 14 Jun 2019